An upcoming wedding usually poses issues to be solved along with excitement, especially if the ceremony is to take place in the UK. One of the most important issues that future spouses face is that of visa formalities. Because there are two categories of visas for which you are allowed to register marriage in the UK, the couple needs to decide on what category of visa to apply. Those are:
To be able to apply for a fiancé visa, it is necessary for future spouses to prove that:
This visa is open for 6 months to register the marriage. It is forbidden to work and study on the bride's visa. After the ceremony, the applicant must apply for his wife's visa, which in turn is issued for 2.5 years. The wife's visa allows you to live and work in the UK for the duration of the visa. At the end of the term the visa is extended again.
The Consular fee for the bride's visa is 1,556 pounds and the examination of documents by the embassy may last up to 3 months.
The list of necessary documents for applying for a fiancé visa is as follows:
It is a difficult journey to apply for a fiancée’s visa to England on your own. It is necessary to pay careful attention to the list of documents, because depending on the situation, the list can increase by 2-3 times. It is necessary to consider all the nuances, as well as to think through all the details. If you doubt to take on this process yourself, entrust it to our professionals at AVisa!
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